October 2018

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 1:54 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man had to be escorted out of the courthouse after arguing with a Magistrate over his refusal to acknowledge his name on charge sheet.

Musician ejected from court over 'identity' outburst

A TOOWOOMBA man had to be escorted out of the courthouse after arguing with a Magistrate over his refusal to acknowledge his name on charge sheet.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 4:40 PM

LOCKYER MP Jim McDonald was the subject of six allegations in a complaint referred to the Crime and Corruption Commission earlier this year, it can be revealed.

Lockyer MP cleared over corruption watchdog probe

LOCKYER MP Jim McDonald was the subject of six allegations in a complaint referred to the Crime and Corruption Commission earlier this year, it can be revealed.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 3:15 PM

The Chronicle understands police will allege the former Olympian left a woman hospitalised with a punctured lung and a broken rib.

Troubled boxer at the centre of torture, assault allegations

The Chronicle understands police will allege the former Olympian left a woman hospitalised with a punctured lung and a broken rib.

Published a story 11th Oct 2018 4:09 PM

HERE is the amount of public money Darling Downs politicians David Janetzki, Trevor Watts, Anne Leahy and Pat Weir spent on running their offices this year.

REVEALED: How much taxpayer money our politicians spent

HERE is the amount of public money Darling Downs politicians David Janetzki, Trevor Watts, Anne Leahy and Pat Weir spent on running their offices this year.

Published a story 11th Oct 2018 3:47 PM

TOOWOOMBA police spent six weeks tapping phone calls where the woman was heard to offer to "recover debts".

Tapped calls led police to bust drug trafficking network

TOOWOOMBA police spent six weeks tapping phone calls where the woman was heard to offer to "recover debts".

Published a story 10th Oct 2018 2:22 PM

A MAN has fronted court after twice breaching a suspended sentence he received for shaking a baby so violently it had seizures and “would have died".

Man who harmed infant in 2015 avoids jail after court breach

A MAN has fronted court after twice breaching a suspended sentence he received for shaking a baby so violently it had seizures and “would have died".

Published a story 10th Oct 2018 1:12 PM

THESE 12 Toowoomba Diggers, killed in a brutal and bloody encounter with the Japanese in 1942, finally have their heroics remembered after an 8-month campaign.

Memorial for 'forgotten' Toowoomba Diggers erected in PNG

THESE 12 Toowoomba Diggers, killed in a brutal and bloody encounter with the Japanese in 1942, finally have their heroics remembered after an 8-month campaign.

Published a story 7th Oct 2018 4:29 PM

A MAN accused of a terrifying 2014 Toowoomba home invasion, where he aimed a rifle at another man's face and threatened to shoot, has had a bid a freedom denied

Appeal thrown out for man in violent Toowoomba robbery

A MAN accused of a terrifying 2014 Toowoomba home invasion, where he aimed a rifle at another man's face and threatened to shoot, has had a bid a freedom denied

Published a story 7th Oct 2018 8:56 AM

THE family of murdered Dalby dad Mark Wilkes confronted his killer with a brutal and emotional statement in the Supreme Court.

Family confronts killer with emotional victim statement

THE family of murdered Dalby dad Mark Wilkes confronted his killer with a brutal and emotional statement in the Supreme Court.

Published a story 5th Oct 2018 5:42 PM

JUST shy of 1000 days since Dalby father-of-three Mark Wilkes was killed in his sleep, a man is behind bars for at least the next 20 years for his murder.

Man pleads guilty to 2016 murder of Dalby father-of-three

JUST shy of 1000 days since Dalby father-of-three Mark Wilkes was killed in his sleep, a man is behind bars for at least the next 20 years for his murder.

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